Four districts, 40 new independent shops and restaurants, and spaces for artists’ studios will transform Wembley Park in London into a major new destination as part of one of Europe’s largest urban regeneration projects.
A series of bespoke looks created by designers and artisans from Commonwealth countries were showcased at a reception at Buckingham Palace on Monday ahead of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting this April.
Converse is taking over a five-floor building in the heart of Shoreditch to open the ‘Converse One Star Hotel’, a two-day immersive pop-up featuring exclusive sneaker launches and rooms curated by music artists.
The New York Times Co plans to develop two or three new standalone digital products next year focused on lifestyle topics as part of its push to get more people to pay for its content beyond traditional news.
Polly Dickens has announced she will retire as creative director of British homeware brand Habitat at the end of January 2018, after having spent six years at the helm of the brand’s in-house design studio.